內容簡介 2021年凱迪克獎金獎作品 水是萬物之母，我們都應該是水的守護者 水是萬物最根本的良藥，水影響並連結著你我，而當黑蛇出現，破壞了我們的土地、污染了我們的水源，一名少女挺身而出，呼籲大家一同成為「水的守護者」。 將北美原住民捍衛水資源的抗爭做為靈感，並以原住民的傳奇色彩呈現環境議題，以詩意的文字，賦予水珍貴的意義，希望能呼籲世人能夠同心協力，保衛珍貴的水資源。 Winner of the 2021 Caldecott Medal Inspired by the many Indigenous-led movements across North America, We Are Water Protectors issues an urgent rallying cry to safeguard the Earth's water from harm and corruption--a bold and lyrical picture book written by Carole Lindstrom and vibrantly illustrated by Michaela Goade. Water is the first medicine. It affects and connects us all . . . When a black snake threatens to destroy the Earth And poison her people's water, one young water protector Takes a stand to defend Earth's most sacred resource.
作者介紹 Carole Lindstrom is Anishinabe Métis and is a proud member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Ojibwe Indians. She was born and raised in Nebraska and currently makes her home in Maryland. She is the author of We Are Water Protectors and Girls Dance, Boys Fiddle. carolelindstrom.com Michaela Goade is a Caldecotte Medal-winning illustrator and graphic designer living and working in Juneau, Alaska, where she was also raised. Forever inspired by the coastal wilds of Southeast Alaska, she works to capture its magic and honor its vibrant cultures. Michaela is from the Raven moiety and Kiks.ádi Clan from Sitka, Alaska. She is the illustrator of We Are Water Protecors, I Sang You Down from the Moon, Encounter, and Raven & the Tide Lady. michaelagoade.com